'I loved it! I laughed and cried and it was very hard to put down.' Fleur McDonald, bestselling author of Where the River Runs'A story of love for country, for home.' Toni Tapp Coutts, author of A Sunburnt ChildhoodIn 1994, with a battered copy of Let's Go Europe stuffed in her b..
As far as our eyes could see were miles upon miles of emptiness, huge blue skies and bare earth. We heard pink cockatoos squawk in the gum trees, and crickets click and clack at night, but it was also a place of silence. There was not a person or town to be seen. We could shout into the hills and he..
In 1975, twelve-year-old Tanya leaves her isolated home in outback Australia, and is sent sixteen hundred kilometres south to a girls' boarding school for an education the bush can't provide. The freedom of her young life gives way to an unfriendly world of stone and concrete, high walls, small..